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We take a look at some of the most affordable homes that qualify under the NewBuy scheme…
The property market is stagnant and many would-be first-time buyers and second steppers simply can’t afford to move.
Because of that, the government recently launched NewBuy, a scheme designed to help people buy new-build homes with just a 5% deposit. Under the scheme, house builders partner up with mortgage lenders who offer 95% loans on their properties.
It’s government-backed, so lenders can offer cheaper rates than they normally would on such high loan-to-values.
Unfortunately, even with this scheme in place to help, house prices are still too high for many aspiring homeowners. So we’ve taken a look at some of the most affordable homes that qualify under the scheme…
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